Frank Joseph Laube

Brief Life History of Frank Joseph

When Frank Joseph Laube was born on 6 January 1875, in Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Charles F Laube, was 28 and his mother, Margaret Gombar, was 23. He married Gertrude McNair on 26 June 1901, in Winnebago, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940 and Seattle, King, Washington, United States for about 11 years. He died on 26 December 1962, in Clearwater Beach, Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 87.

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Frank Joseph Laube
Gertrude McNair
Marriage: 26 June 1901
Francis Laube
Florence McNair Laube

Sources (41)

  • Frank J Laube, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Frank Joseph Laube - Government record: birth: 6 January 1875; Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States
  • Frank J Laube, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Otto, Erna, Erwin, Gerhard, Gottfried, Hannes, Hans.

East German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places called Lauba, Lauban, Laube, or Lauben, all names of Slavic origin.

South German: habitational name from Middle High German loube ‘arbor, arcade’, ‘granary’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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